Day: October 18, 2017

Help Your Child’s Smile with Mouth-Healthy Lunch Ideas!

Did you know that a healthy diet is a big component in a good oral care routine? There are so many foods out there that can have negative effects on your child’s teeth like sticky foods or starchy snacks. There are plenty of foods that prevent cavities, and it’s easy to incorporate them into your…

How to Prevent Tooth Decay with Dental Sealants

Did you know that almost half of toddlers will develop a cavity between the ages of 2 and 11? Cavities occur as a result of tooth decay, which is damage that occurs from bacteria eating away at the teeth. Your child doesn’t have to be one of those children who develops a cavity. There are…

How to Brush Your Teeth When You Have Braces

Eating can be a little bit tricky when you have braces, and even healthy foods can be bad news for your teeth if those foods gets caught in braces and causes tooth decay. The good news is that knowing how to brush your teeth with braces can help prevent any of those tasty foods from…

Foods for Healthy Teeth: Consider Your Oral Health This Thanksgiving

When you think of Thanksgiving, chances are your mind conjures up a gigantic buffet of delicious foods: golden turkey, creamy mashed potatoes, freshly-baked pumpkin pie. Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday for getting together and sharing an elaborate meal with family, but it shouldn’t be an excuse to slack off on good oral health habits. Luckily,…

Have a Broken Bracket on Your Child’s Braces? Don’t Panic!

Treating your child’s teeth with braces is a significant investment of time and money. The payoff of a perfect, healthy smile will be worth it in the long run, but braces require special care while your child undergoes treatment. Braces and wires can be quite fragile, and your child may face several mishaps over the…